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    Tranquilo Backpackers

    San Jose Downtown. 7th Street,, between 9th and 11th Avenue | Yellow House To The Right, San Jose, Costa Rica
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    “Great backpackers”
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    “Great backpacker's hostel”
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    11 - 15 of 36 reviews

    Reviewed 10 January 2012

    I stayed at this hostel for a total of 4 nights over 2 stays in San Jose and found it to be comfortable, friendly and sociable. The breakfast was good and the staff very nice and helpful (an exception in this part of the world)....More

    1  Thank Bootlemarmot
    Reviewed 6 December 2011

    pros: cheap, dvd's to watch, friendly staff, arty, private rooms, free internet use. cons: not that close to the airport. Recommend catching the bus rather than paying for a taxi as much much cheaper. Didn't notice any problems with bedbugs as has been mentioned in...More

    Thank yvonne m
    Reviewed 21 November 2011

    I stayed at Tranquilo Backpackers as a one night stopover en route elsewhere and was glad my stay was so short. On arrival the receptionist was charming, polite and helpful and made me feel very welcome. The bedding I was given, however, was stained and...More

    Thank Michael H
    Reviewed 1 November 2011

    Is little bit expencive but they serve a very good breakfast....more there is a very nice tv roomas and is located in the center of san Jose...around there are many restaurants.....the room was nice....is a standar Hostel , but i was feeling like a home....i...More

    Thank tempestaespectral
    Reviewed 7 October 2011

    I stayed 4 nights in that hostel in September 2011. In the first night I got bidden from BED BUGS in the TV room. Later I had a lot of new bites of bed bugs from my bed matress. I changed the bed and still...More

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    • Number of rooms
    • 20
    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of San Jose >
    • San Jose Metro >
    • San Jose
    • Also Known As
    • Tranquilo Backpackers Costa Rica/San Jose
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    "I've only stayed in dorm rooms, but there are many so it's possible to get one with just 1 or 2 other..."
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